London Borough of Hackney Funeral Services Contract

To supply and organise funerals within Borough.

Funeral Services

Contract summary

 

Industry

  • Funeral and related services – 98370000

Location of contract

England

Value of contract

£186,000

Procurement reference

HACK001-DN624818-02841388

Published date

3 October 2022

Closing date

4 November 2022

Closing time

12pm

Contract start date

3 January 2023

Contract end date

2 January 2026

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

Yes

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

Yes

 

Description

Under the Public Health (control of disease) Act, 1984 if a person dies within the boundary of the London Borough of Hackney and does not have anybody willing or able to arrange their funeral, the Borough has a statutory responsibility to arrange the funeral on behalf of the deceased.

The Borough requires a supplier to work with the Technical Support and Bereavement Service Team to supply and organise funerals within Borough. Funerals shall take place at the City of London Crematorium and Cemetery.

The annual number of funerals varies but on average, over the last four years, there were 38 per year.

 

How to apply

 

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.

 

About the buyer

 

Contact name

Brian Clark

Address

Hackney Service Centre
1 Hillman Street
Hackney
E8 1DY
England

Email

brian.clark@hackney.gov.uk

Website

http://www.hackney.gov.uk